Opal Partners Group, LLC (OPG) is a Fractional COO and operations consulting firm founded by Cary Matthews built on his experience leading all aspects of operations in small businesses for more than twenty years.
Prior to starting OPG, Cary was COO and EVP of Operations for several small businesses in the greater Atlanta area.
In those roles, he led the project management, support services, accounting, human resources, engineering, and logistics departments.
Some of the improvements he achieved include reducing time to invoice customers by 80%, improving cash flow, increasing gross profit by 10% while absorbing a 30% increase in sales, and shortening training curriculum development time and reduced training delivery costs by 30%.
Cary earned a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and a Master of Business Administration, both from Auburn University.
Activities include serving as a member of the MBA Advisory Board for Anderson University, board member and treasurer for Vision USA, and a member of Vistage International.
He has taken professional development classes at MIT and Georgia Tech.
“How a Fractional Chief Operating Officer Helps Businesses,” with Cary Matthews, Opal Partners Group